Now on iTunes: The Beatles Catalog

Keep New Times Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Phoenix and help keep the future of New Times free.

Stop the world. Apple has announced that the Beatles catalog is finally available on iTunes, according to Billboard. I love when Christmas comes early.

After plenty of rumors went around yesterday about what Apple's big announcement regarding iTunes was going to be, practically everything under the sun that the Beatles ever released has officially been made available, from individual tracks to the complete box set.

The good people at Apple Corps, EMI and Apple can all finally get along. Steve Jobs, Apple's CEO, said of the announcement, "It has been a long and winding road to get here. Thanks to the Beatles and EMI, we are now realizing a dream we've had since we launched iTunes 10 years ago."

First of all, I can't believe iTunes has been around for 10 years now. But more importantly, I encourage everyone to go nuts with spending iTunes gift cards like never before.

More daily music news and gossip after the jump...

SPIN: Billy Corgan Slams Pavement
NME: Courtney Love: 'I'm Bad at Casual Sex, Knitting'
Idolator: T.I., Eminem's 'All She Wrote' Sounds Good on Paper, But...
E!: Five Things to Know About Jessica Simpson's Fiance
Consequence of Sound: Check Out: Lil Wayne's First Post-Prison Song, 'Fire Flame' (Remix)

Keep Phoenix New Times Free... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Phoenix with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.


Join the New Times community and help support independent local journalism in Phoenix.